IT. Stephen King. 1,166 pages. Horror. Book Blurb. 'They float...and when you're down here with me, you'll float, too.' Derry, Maine is just an ordinary town: familiar, well-ordered for the most part, a good place to live. It is a group of children who see - and feel - what makes Derry so horribly different.… Continue reading IT by Stephen King Book Review.
Judas Horse. Lynda La Plante. 320 pages. Crime / Thriller / Police Procedural. Book Blurb. 'Do you know what a Judas Horse is? When the wild mustangs are running free, you corral one and train it. When he's ready, you release him and he'll bring his team back into the corral - like Judas betraying… Continue reading Judas Horse by Lynda La Plante Book Review.
Malorie (Bird Box #2). Josh Malerman. 320 pages. Horror / Post-Apocalyptic. Book Blurb. In the old world there were many rules. In the new world there is only one that matters: don't open your eyes. In the seventeen years since the 'creatures' appeared, many people have broken that rule. Many have looked. Many have lost… Continue reading Malorie by Josh Malerman Book Review.
I have some news. I received an email from NB Magazine inviting me to submit an entry into their Blogger's Book Prize 2021 competition. Bloggers chose a book from 2020 that they loved from either the NB Magazine long-list or of their own choosing and then submitted a review with the chance of being picked… Continue reading NB Magazine Blogger’s Book Prize 2021 shortlisted book: We Begin at the End by Chris Whitaker.
The Shadow of the Gods (The Bloodsworn Saga #1). John Gwynne. 496 pages. Epic Fantasy / Viking Fantasy. Book Blurb. After the gods warred and drove themselves to extinction, the cataclysm of their fall shattered the land of Vigrið. Now a new world is rising, where power-hungry jarls feud and monsters stalk the woods and… Continue reading The Shadow of the Gods by John Gwynne Book Review.